Tag: “Assault Weapons”

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Rush Limbaugh: Obama’s Fast and Furious Justified Fears that the Feds Were Coming for Guns

During the October 24 airing of the Rush Limbaugh Show, Limbaugh played a clip of President Obama mocking those who feared he would come for guns during the past 7 years. Limbaugh then countered Obama by pointing out that Operation Fast and Furious was, in fact, a focused attempt to make Americans clamor for Obama to come after certain types of weapons via stringent gun control.

Hillary Clinton: Gun Control A Unifying Force For Americans

Hillary Clinton suggested the passage of universal background checks–like those passed by the Orlando gunman, the San Bernardino attackers, the Aurora movie theater gunman, and both Fort Hood attackers–would be a way to unite Americans against terror.

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California: A Case Study in the Failure of Gun Control

In 1989, California became “the first state to ban assault weapons,” and since that time, it has enacted a steady stream of gun controls, only to see violent crime rise and high-profile shootings–including terror attacks–betray the lie that gun control saves lives.